2020 Top Posters

Adult Reconstruction Hip
Jonathan Grauer, MD, FAOA
Valuing the Discrepancy in Actual Operative Time vs. Medicare Operative Time Estimates for Primary and Revision Total Hip Arthroplasty

Adult Reconstruction Knee
H. John Cooper, MD, FAOA
A Randomized Controlled Trial of Outcomes in Free-Hand Versus Sensor-Guided Balancing in Total Knee Arthroplasty: Results From The Short Term

Critical Issues
Brent Ponce, MD, FAOA
Gender Inequality: Is There a Bias in Industry Compensations?

Education
Lukas Nystrom, MD, FAOA
Orthopaedic Virtual Rounds: The Patient Experience
Foot & Ankle
Joseph Johnson, MD - Emerging Leader
Fracture Pattern and Surgeon Subspecialty Determines Cost of Ankle Fixation Constructs

Hand and Wrist
Jack Choueka, MD, FAOA
Comparison of Patient-Related Risk Factors for Surgical Site Infections and Revisions Following Proximal Interphalangeal Arthroplasty


Oncology/Tumor
Zeke Walton, MD - Emerging Leader
What is the Downstream Revenue Impact of a Dedicated Orthopaedic Oncologist?

Pediatrics
William Hennrikus, MD, FAOA
Time Utilization by the Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon in Clinic: The EMR and Click Fatigue



Should & Elbow
Matthew Smith, MD, FAOA
Biomechanical Assessment of Lateral Ulnar Collateral Ligament Repair and Reconstruction With or Without Internal Brace Augmentation

Spine
Munish Gupta, MD, FAOA
In Long Thoracolumbar Fusions to the Sacrum for Adult Spinal Deformity the Character of Rod Fractures Predicts Pseudoarthrosis and Outcomes

Sports Medicine
David Flanigan, MD, FAOA
Different Meniscus Repair Implants Create Differing Micro-Tear Patterns

Trauma
Brian Mullis, MD, FAOA
Overlapping Surgery for Ankle Fractures: Is It Safe?

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